Canadian Business Ethics - E-Learning

Canadian Business Ethics - E-Learning
UltimQuest Knowledge aims to improve organizational performance by delivering practical 'how-to' corporate training on a variety of topics relevant to CPAs. Through live and online training, we provide training in Business Ethics, Governance, Internal Control, Key Performance Indicators, Leadership, and more. The courses are designed to share years of knowledge, experience and business acumen through step-by-step guidance, personal experiences and real-life examples. The objective is to empower CPAs with useful insights to boost your career, and to help you become a changemaker in your own organization.


This course provides a complete walkthrough of business ethics in the Canadian workplace. It contextualizes challenging ethical issues that CPA members and their organizations are facing across the country. Keeping the CPA Code of Conduct in mind, it provides detailed step-by-step guidance on how to deal with unethical situations as an individual and as a business.

It also discusses ways to promote and enforce ethical behaviour in the workplace. Case studies are used to contextualize theoretical concepts and frameworks, so that all CPA members feel confident tackling tough situations and cultivating ethical workplace environments. This course is designed for all CPA members across Canada in the corporate, not-for-profit and public sectors, including board members, managers, auditors, controllers and other staff.  

    Return on investment of ethical behaviour
    Role of the Professional Accountant in a capitalistic society
    Ethical issues in the accounting profession
    CPA Code of Conduct
    How to respond to unethical people in the workplace
    Ethical decision-making framework, pitfalls and case studies
    How to promote ethical behaviour
    Organization-wide ethical threats and safeguards 
    Corporate culture, tone at the top and ethical leadership

      1 Passport Day plus $50 fee - 4 PD Hours (Ethics)

      4/1/2021 - 3/31/2022